Michael John GAMBON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1940-10-19
Education St Aloysius Sch for Boys London
Publications N/A
Recreations flying, gun collecting, clock making
Clubs N/A
Style Sir Michael Gambon, CBE
Career actor; formerly engrg apprentice; Liveryman Worshipful Co of Gunmakers; Hon DLitt 2002; >ir< incl: first stage appearance Edwards/Mac Liammoir Dublin 1962, Nat Theatre, Old Vic 1963-67, RSC Aldwych 1970-72, Norman Conquests (Globe) 1974, Otherwise Engaged (Queen's) 1976, Just Between Ourselves (Queen's) 1977, Alice's Boys (Savoy) 1978; National Theatre: Galileo 1980 (London Theatre Critics' Best Actor Award), Betrayal 1980, Tales From Hollywood 1980, A Chorus of Disapproval 1985 (Olivier Best Comedy Performance Award), Tons of Money 1986, A View from the Bridge 1987 (Evening Standard Best Actor Award, Olivier Award, Plays and Players London Theatre Critics' Award, Variety Club Best Stage Actor Award), A Small Family Business 1987, Mountain Language 1988, Skylight (Olivier Award nomination for Best Actor 1996) 1995, Volpone (Evening Standard Best Actor Award) 1995; King Lear and Cleopatra (RSC Stratford and Barbican) 1982-83, Old Times (Haymarket) 1985, Uncle Vanya (Vaudeville) 1988, Veterans' Day (Haymarket) 1989, title role in Othello 1990, Taking Steps 1990, Man of the Moment (Globe) 1990, Tom Driberg MP in Tom and Clem (Aldwych) 1997, The Unexpected Man (Duchess) 1998, Juno and the Paycock (Dublin) 1999, Cressida (Albery) 2000, The Caretaker (Comedy Theatre, Variety Club Best Stage Actor Award) 2000, Henry IV Parts One and Two (RNT) 2005; >ir< incl: The Singing Detective 1986 (BAFTA Best Actor Award 1987), Maigret (Granada) 1991, The Entertainer (BBC) 1993, Faith (Central) 1994, Wives and Daughters (BBC) 1999 (BAFTA Best Actor Award, Royal Television Soc Best Actor Award), Longitude (Granada) 1999 (BAFTA Best Actor Award), Family Tree 2000, Endgame (Beckett on Film series) 2001, Perfect Strangers 2001, Path To War 2002, The Lost Prince 2003, Angels in America 2003, Joe's Palace 2007, Cranford 2007, Emma 2009, Doctor Who 2010; >ir< incl: The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover 1989, The Heat of the Day 1989, Paris by Night 1989, A Dry White Season 1990, Mobsters 1990, Toys 1991, Clean Slate 1992, Indian Warrior 1993, Browning Version 1993, Two Deaths 1994, Man Of No Importance 1994, Bullet To Beijing 1994, Midnight In Moscow 1994, The Innocent Sleep 1995, Mary Reilly 1996, Nothing Personal 1996, The Gambler 1997, Sleepy Hollow 1997, Last September 1998, Dancing at Laugnasa 1998, Plunkett and Macleane 1998, The Insider 1998, End Game 1999, High Heels - Low Life 2000, Charlotte Gray 2000, Gosford Park 2001, Ali G The Movie 2000, The Actors 2002, Open Range 2003, Sylvia 2003, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 2004, Being Julia 2004, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow 2004, Layer Cake 2004, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou 2004, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2005, The Omen 2006, Amazing Grace 2006, The Good Night 2007, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 2007, Brideshead Revisited 2008, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 2009, Fantastic Mr Fox 2009, The Book of Eli 2010, The King's Speech 2010, 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 2010
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